Wednesday, August 03, 2005

"Weekend at Bernie's," the beginnings.

Transcript of the meeting in which "Weekend at Bernie's" was conceptualized:

Executive One: Know what's funny?
Executive Two: What?
Executive One: Corpses.
Executive Two: I'm listening...
Executive One: Oh... well, that's all I was saying, that corpses were funny.
Executive Two: We are prepared to offer you $50 million for your idea.
Executive One: But I don't even have a script...
Executive Two: $60 million
Executive One: ...
Executive Two: Production starts next week.

1 comment:

thomas said...

you spend too much time trying to be funny and too little time writing lyrics to songs and also: children's books.